series resonance


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series resonance

[′sir·ēz ′rez·ən·əns]
(electricity)
Resonance in a series resonant circuit, wherein the inductive and capacitive reactances are equal at the frequency of the applied voltage; the reactances then cancel each other, reducing the impedance of the circuit to a minimum, purely resistive value.
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